SPOTLIGHT: Neural Networks for Next Level Performance

Data Scientists: Do you love the new machine learning techniques but still can’t wrap your head around how to explain your results? Have you been wondering how to use the latest machine learning techniques to generate better scores and increase the profitability for your organization? There is now a way to do this, while still [Read More…]

New Trends in Wealth Management Promise to Help Financial Advisors Grow their Book of Business

Over the past year, Equifax met with nearly 20 leading financial institutions to better understand key challenges faced in Wealth Management. We heard consistent feedback when it comes to financial advisors: When an advisor meets a new prospect, they have no easy way to determine client potential. These advisors are frustrated with the current state [Read More…]

Can a new machine-learning technology transform credit assessment?

Data experts are excited about its potential Algorithms. Logistic regression. Both tried and true analytical methods. Yet, as much as these technologies have transformed key business processes such as lending, risk and credit assessment, new developments are getting the data scientists of the world really excited, and for good reason. Think: neural networks. It’s the [Read More…]

J.D. Byrider uses Equifax Ignite to Increase Auto Buyer Approvals by 10 Percent

When J.D. Byrider, a  leading used car sales and finance enterprise, expanded geographically and organically, they needed to better identify risk and streamline deal structures. They turned to Equifax Ignite™. To create a more robust profile on buyers, the Equifax team used Ignite to develop a configurable origination risk model that uses traditional credit data, [Read More…]

WOTC Calculator: View Your Tax Credit Potential Today!

Instantly see your Potential Savings Today with Equifax Workforce Solution WOTC Calculator Are you tapping into the roughly $1 billion* in tax credits employers are claiming each year under the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) program?  If you don’t WOTC, you should be.  Let us show you how much money you are leaving on the [Read More…]

Helping women succeed in data and analytics

One dedicated group within Equifax is making a difference According to a 2017 Forbes article, women hold just 26 percent of US data jobs.  Fully aware that women are under-represented in this field, a group of female data science professionals at Equifax have taken this to heart and are working to help enable more women [Read More…]

Introducing our Advanced WOTC Forecast Tool!

Exclusive to Equifax, the WOTC Forecast Tool Maximize’s Tax Credit Potential The best WOTC solution out there just got better; introducing WOTC Forecast from Equifax Workforce Solutions!  Our exclusive technology allows organizations to easily run intelligent on-demand forecasts for the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC).  This tool quickly gives employers a better lens into viewing the future of their [Read More…]

Avoid These 4 Mistakes if You Receive IRS Letter 226J

If your organization received IRS Letter 226J, it likely means the IRS has determined that your organization did not comply with the Affordable Care Act’s (ACA) employer mandate for the 2015 tax year. Given the complexity of the law coupled with the finite amount of time for employers to respond, managing a response to IRS [Read More…]

Webinar: Better I-9 Compliance – How to Audit I-9s the Right Way

Date: Tuesday, March 6, 2018 Time: 12:00 PM ET Fee: Free Duration: 1 hour Register now Prepare Your Organization Are you ready? Worksite enforcement activities are ramping up, and civil penalties for non-compliance with the Form I-9 requirements are at an all-time high. Make sure your organization is prepared. Don’t miss this webinar on Tuesday, [Read More…]

3 Tips to Boost Your Experience at the SACCR Conference

In just a matter of days, many higher education professionals will be heading to Savannah, GA for the widely-anticipated 46th Annual Southeastern Association for Community College Research Conference (SACCR). This must-attend event is a great place to learn about graduate outcome strategies that are helping institutions enhance educational excellence. Conferences can be overwhelming and may feel [Read More…]